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University of Connecticut Library
by Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180; Collier, Jeremy, 1650-1726; Zimmern, Alice, 1855-1939
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212 p. 18 cm
California Digital Library
by Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850; George, Andrew Jackson, 1855-1907
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xxxii, 322 p. 19 cm
California Digital Library
by Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910
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ix, 397 p., [3] leaves of plates :
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New York Public Library
by Aesop; Vernon Jones, V. S. (Vernon Stanley); Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, ill
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xxix, 223p. 21 cm
Topic: Fables
MIT Libraries
by Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955; Minkowski, H. (Hermann), 1864-1909; Saha, Meghnad, 1893-1956; Bose, Satyendranath, 1894-1974
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favorite 101

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3 p. l., xxiii, 186 p. 22 cm
Topic: Relativity (Physics)
Princeton Theological Seminary
by Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941
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2 v. 22 cm
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Topics: Mythology, Religion, Primitive, Magic, Superstition
New York Public Library
by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863; Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; Bell, R. Anning, ill
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A collection of forty-nine tales by the Grimm brothers
Topics: Fairy tales, Folklore -- Germany
California Digital Library
by Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822; Forman, Alfred, 1840-1925; Forman, H. Buxton (Harry Buxton), 1842-1917; Todhunter, John, 1839-1916
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Microopaque
Topic: Cenci, Beatrice, 1577-1599
California Digital Library
by Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867; Tyndall, John, 1820-1893
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xxii, 336 p. : 18 cm
Topic: Electricity
California Digital Library
by Aeschylus; Warr, George C. W. (George Charles Winter), 1845-1901
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Introductory essays.- I. The rise of Greek tragedy.- II. The Orestean triology.- Translation - Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides
California Digital Library
by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850; Wormeley, Katharine Prescott
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vii, 557 p. 19 cm
California Digital Library
by Eliot, George, 1819-1880
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558 p. ; 20 cm
California Digital Library
by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850
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xix, 348 p
California Digital Library
by Cellini, Benvenuto, 1500-1571
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454 p
California Digital Library
by Tacitus, Cornelius; Symonds, Aubrey V.
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xi, 295 p. : 19 cm
Topic: Rome -- History Julio-Claudians, 30 B.C.-68 A.D
California Digital Library
by Dekker, Thomas, ca. 1572-1632; Warnke, Karl; Proescholdt, Ludwig
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xiv, 89 p. 23 cm
California Digital Library
by Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204; Friedländer, M. (Michael), 1833-1910
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lix, 414 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Judaism, Philosophy, Jewish, Philosophy, Medieval
California Digital Library
by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
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x p., 2 l., 406 p. 21 cm
Topic: Psychoanalysis
California Digital Library
by Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637
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vii, 232 p. : 26 cm
New York Public Library
by Herodotus; Godley, A. D. (Alfred Denis), 1856-1925
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v. 1. bk. 1-2 -- v. 2. bk. 3-4 -- v. 3. bk.5-7 -- v. 4. bk. 8-9
Topics: History, Ancient, Greece -- History
California Digital Library
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ix, 326 p
California Digital Library
by Aristotle
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355 p
New York Public Library
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211 p. : 20 cm
Topic: Folklore -- England
Great Books
by Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner. DLC; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Title within ornamental border
Topics: Rowan, Andrew Summers, Success, Spanish-American War, 1898
California Digital Library
by Crew, Henry, 1859-; Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695; Young, Thomas, 1773-1829; Fresnel, Augustin Jean, 1788-1827; Arago, F. (François), 1786-1853
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Bibliography: p. 160-162
Topics: Light, Wave theory of, Physical optics
New York Public Library
by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953, ill
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143p
California Digital Library
by Joyce, James, 1882-1941
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Slocum and Cahoon
Princeton Theological Seminary
by Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941
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2 v. 22 cm
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Topics: Mythology, Religion, Primitive, Magic, Superstition
California Digital Library
by Homer; Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878
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2 v. in 1 ; 21 cm
California Digital Library
by James, Henry, 1843-1916
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86 p. ; 18 cm
Boston Public Library
by McLoughlin Bros., inc. pbl; Aesop
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[12] p. (inc. front and back covers), [6] leaves of plates : 27 cm
Topic: Fables
California Digital Library
by Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965
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[1]-40 p. 18.7 cm
California Digital Library
by Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862; Allen, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1866-1953
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xxv,449p. 18cm
New York Public Library
by Aesop; Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916; Heighway, Richard, ill
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Eighty-two fables, with a short history of the Aesopic fable at the beginning
Topic: Fables
Princeton Theological Seminary
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lx, 260 p. 22 cm
Topics: Equality, Natural law, Political science
California Digital Library
by Gilbert, William, 1540-1603; Mottelay, Paul Fleury, b. 1841; Wright, Edward, 1558?-1615
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viii, xxxi-liv, 368 p. 25 cm
Topic: Magnetism -- Early works to 1800
California Digital Library
by Aristotle; Peters, F. H. (Frank Hesketh)
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1 \U+fffd\., xv, 354 p. 20 cm
Topic: Ethics
California Digital Library
by Daudet, Alphonse, 1840-1897
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xxiv, 283 p. : 21 cm
California Digital Library
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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823, [1] p. 20 cm
California Digital Library
by Marx, Karl, 1818-1883; Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895; Moore, Samuel
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48 p. 21 cm
Topic: Socialism
New York Public Library
by Plato
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462p
New York Public Library
by Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745; 1878-1953, ill
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The voyages of an Englishman carry him to various strange lands, including a land of tiny people and a land of giants
Topic: Fantasy
California Digital Library
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xxvii, [1], 238, 238 p. 24 cm
California Digital Library
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viii, 404 p. 19 cm
Topic: Leisure class
California Digital Library
by Virgil; Blackmore, R. D. (Richard Doddridge), 1825-1900
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viii, 143, 16 p. 18 cm
California Digital Library
by Plato; Maguire, Thomas, 1831-1889
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xxxii, 104 p. 23 cm
California Digital Library
by Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892; Tennyson, Hallam Tennyson, Baron, 1852-1928
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lviii, 1017 p. : 20 cm
California Digital Library
by Sophocles; Sheppard, John Tresidder
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lxxix, 179, [1] p. 24 cm
California Digital Library
by Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774; Thomson, Hugh, 1860-1920
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197 p. : 28 cm
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California Digital Library
by Calderón de la Barca, Pedro, 1600-1681; Trench, Richard Chenevix, 1807-1886
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vi, 229 p. ; 18 cm
California Digital Library
by Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864; George H. Doran Company. (1920) bkp CU-BANC; Thomson, Hugh, 1860-1920; Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951
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xii, 296 p. : 27 cm
California Digital Library
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xi p., 1 l., 388 p. 21 cm
New York Public Library
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Lenox
Topics: Donne, John, 1572-1631, Wotton, Henry, Sir, 1568-1639, Hooker, Richard, 1553 or 4-1600, Herbert,...
California Digital Library
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817; R. & R. Clark, Ltd. (1896) bkp CU-BANC
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xviii, 436 p. : 19 cm
California Digital Library
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683 p
Topic: Greece -- History Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C
California Digital Library
by Sophocles; D'Ooge, Martin Luther, 1839-1915; Wolff, Gustav Georg, 1819-1873
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196 p. 21 cm
New York Public Library
by La Fontaine, Jean de; Tilney, Frederick Colin
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NY3
Topic: Fables
California Digital Library
by Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834; Coleridge, Ernest Hartley, 1846-1920; Metcalfe, Gerald
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xxxi, [1], 477 p. 23 cm
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Plato; Wright, Josiah, 1824-1894; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871
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vol. 2
California Digital Library
by Eddington, Arthur Stanley, Sir, 1882-1944
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vi, [1], 218, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Space and time, Gravitation, Relativity (Physics), General relativity (Physics)
vi, 419 p., [3] leaves of plates : 22 cm
Topics: Mathematics, Greek, Geometry, Trigonometry
California Digital Library
by Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768; Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass. (1905) bkp CU-BANC; Nash, John Henry, 1871-1947; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957
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231 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: France -- Social life and customs, Italy -- Social life and customs
California Digital Library
by Penn, William, 1644-1718; R. R. Donnelley and Sons Company; Cheney, John Vance, 1848-1922
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129, [1] p. 18 cm
Topics: Cheney, John Vance, 1848-1922, Gift books
California Digital Library
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xi, 330 p
California Digital Library
by Bohr, Niels Henrik David, 1885-1962
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On the spectrum of hydrogen.--On the series spectra of the elements.--The structure of the atom and the physical and chemical properties of the elements
Topics: Spectrum analysis, Hydrogen, Atomic theory, Quantum theory
California Digital Library
by Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849; Dole, Nathan Haskell, 1852-1935
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Vol. 3
New York Public Library
by Froissart, Jean, 1338?-1410?; Johnes, Thomas, 1748-1816; Dunster, Henry Peter, b. 1814
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viii, 616 p. ; 18 cm
Topics: Hundred Years' War, 1339-1453, France -- History House of Valois, 1328-1589, Great Britain --...
California Digital Library
by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Webb, Charles Henry, 1834-1905
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BAL
The Library of Congress
by Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; McClure, J. B. (James Baird), 1832-1895
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p. cm
California Digital Library
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xvii, 176 p. 18 cm
PTS edition signed by Charles R. Erdman
California Digital Library
by Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274
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22 v. ; 21 cm
Topics: Reginaldus, de Piperno, 13th cent, Catholic Church, Dominicans
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Marx, Karl, 1818-1883; Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895
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Topics: Capital, Socialism, Economics
New York Public Library
by Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1646-1716
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272p
Topics: Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694, Monadology, Metaphysics
California Digital Library
by Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824
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v.1 Cantos I to VI -- v.2. Cantos VII to XVI